The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mainframes
Rank 200 217 200
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 15 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.098% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.23% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 9
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1831 2202 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.64% 43.29% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1602 1475
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 5 £70,000 -
Reading +6 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Slough +22 2 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 - 1
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 21 (58.33%) DB2
2 16 (44.44%) COBOL
3 15 (41.67%) Retail
4 14 (38.89%) Java
5 13 (36.11%) ITIL
5 13 (36.11%) IBM
6 12 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (22.22%) QA
7 8 (22.22%) SaaS
7 8 (22.22%) Ab Initio
7 8 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (22.22%) Unix
8 7 (19.44%) Linux
8 7 (19.44%) SOA
8 7 (19.44%) ETL
8 7 (19.44%) webMethods
8 7 (19.44%) Software AG
8 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (19.44%) Project Governance
8 7 (19.44%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
8 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
8 7 (19.44%) ArchiMate
8 7 (19.44%) Private Cloud
9 6 (16.67%) Migration
9 6 (16.67%) Windows
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
11 4 (11.11%) B2B
11 4 (11.11%) Project Management
11 4 (11.11%) AIX

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) NAS
1 3 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (41.67%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
1 12 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Integration Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Lead Architect
3 6 (16.67%) COBOL Developer
3 6 (16.67%) DB2 Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Logistics Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (19.44%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (19.44%) Private Cloud
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Unix
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) AIX
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) ArchiMate
2 7 (19.44%) ETL
2 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
2 7 (19.44%) Project Governance
2 7 (19.44%) SOA
2 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (11.11%) B2B
4 4 (11.11%) ERP
4 4 (11.11%) Logistics
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) CMMI
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) COBOL
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Assembly Language
4 2 (5.56%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) PhD
2 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) IBM
2 8 (22.22%) Ab Initio
2 8 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (19.44%) Software AG
3 7 (19.44%) webMethods
4 4 (11.11%) SAP
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) VMware
7 1 (2.78%) ATG
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.78%) CommVault
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